This week from August 4-10, we are celebrating International Assistance Dog Week by posting information about the different types of assistance dogs, the training they receive, and highlighting a few local organizations that provide these services. According to their website, “International Assistance Dog Week was established due to the efforts of Marcie Davis, a paraplegic […]
Dog training has come a long way over the years and many of the “methods” we learned 20 years ago not only do not apply, but are actually making things worse. Still, in this well-connected digital world we live in, it can be quite difficult to determine what really works. Especially when there are so […]
Rio, my 3ish year old blue and white ‘hippo pitty’ spent the weekend with Joel. She had a ball!!! She went on field trips with Joel to explore downtown, had ‘pitty parties’ with some of Joel’s friends, and slept in late with Joel and his dog Cutie on a cold Sunday morning. Joel was working […]
Colette and I were very impressed with Mark and Joel! Molly’s training session went very well last night and we learned many valuable lessons for Molly. The time spent with Mark and Joel last night was much more informative and valuable than a series of 6 lessons we attended with a previous trainer. We were […]
**Dog Training Tips** While training your dog to not jump up excitedly, or if your dog gets nervous, it’s a good idea to put yourself between your dog and the “object of desire/concern” (i.e. strollers, joggers, squirrels, trash, goose poop, etc…). You can do this by moving your dog from one side of your body […]
Happy International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day! A little non-training fun from some of the Topline K9 Solutions team with a dog/human shareable cookie taste test The Shareables Oat & Maple was the clear winner LOL. To celebrate today, take your pup to one of our local pet stores and buy your pup a special cookie! […]
We are so proud of our certified team members who are dedicated to helping owners enjoy their pups to the fullest extent! Joel Alexander here with Score the English Golden. K9 solutions for all your dog training needs.
Hello everyone, Is your New Year’s Resolution to do Pet Therapy with your dog? A great community service for dogs who love people! Our classes start on January 23. Check them out at www.toplinek9obedience.com. And feel free to share with other dog owners who would love our classes. Topline K9 Solutions […]